Joseph B. Chaney, Jr., 83, of Woodbine, passed away on Thursday, November 9,
2017 at Magnolia Manor on St. Simons Island, following an extended illness.
Joe was a life long resident of both Camden and Glynn County and a graduate
of Camden County high School. He was an apprentice at the Plumbers and
Steam fitters local 177, and achieved the status of Master Plumber. He
retired after 50 years of service. After retiring Joe enjoyed being
outdoors and tending to his 50 acre farm, along with his children and
grandchildren. He will be missed for his witty sense of humor and love for
He is survived by his wife of 44 years Lois Margaret Chaney of Woodbine;
children, John Chaney of Glenburnie, MD, Carol Chaney Bailey (Dennis) of
Manasas, VA, Cindy Chaney Driemeyer (Doug) of Marietta, Robert White of
Woodbine, and Terry White Waller of St. Simons Island; sisters, Gladys
Chaney Browning of Yulee, FL, Sara Chaney Crownover of Clermont, FL, and
Delores Chaney Langley of Tallahassee, FL; grandchildren, Michelle Chaney,
Amy Chaney, Joey Chaney, Aaron Bailey, Haley Waller, Reese Waller, Ryan Driemeyer, and Maggie Driemeyer.
A Celebration of Joe’s Life will be held Sunday, November 12, 2017 at
Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm.
The family requests Memorial Contributions be made to the Parkinson’s
Disease Foundation http://parkinson.org or Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of